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Blasdell woman struck and killed by vehicle in Hamburg

Posted at 9:21 AM, Dec 07, 2019

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WKBW) — Town of Hamburg police say a Blasdell woman is dead after she was struck by a vehicle Friday.

Police responded to Lake Avenue near South Park Avenue around 5:30 p.m. Friday for the report of a pedestrian struck.

Upon arrival 66-year-old Marguerite O'Neil was found unresponsive on the side of the road.

Lifesaving measures were attempted at the scene and while she was transported to South Buffalo Mercy Hospital.

O'Neil was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police did not release a cause of the crash, they say the accident remains under investigation and the driver of the vehicle that struck her is cooperating with investigators.